Case Studies



PROMOTION: Poringland / Framingham Earl (Planning Promotion for 98 Dwellings) – SOUTH NORFOLK COUNCIL

A fantastic 20 acre greenfield site located in a highly sustainable location only 4/5 miles from Norwich in promotion for up to 98 new homes including an ‘over and above’ policy compliant 33% affordable housing requirement as ell as a element of “live/work’ dwellings.

The site has been refused by South Norfolk Council, however we are currently assessing our options on this highly sustainable site which includes a path from the site to the village centre which includes a wide variety of shops and amenities.

ALLOCATION: Broadland Gate Residential Scheme (Allocation for up to 550 Dwellings) – BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL

A 60 acre (24ha) greenfield site located in this highly sustainable location to the east of Norwich which has been allocated for development of up to 520 dwellings by Broadland District Council. Part of the land will be bought forward by a regionally based housebuilder / developer (approximately 315 dwellings) and the rest of the land (approximately 205 dwellings) will be sold to alternative housebuilders.  The land lies directly adjacent to the new Broadland Northway (NDR) Distributor Road, a new £205m road scheme built by Norfolk County Council and which lies entirely within the Broadland District Council administrative area.

**UPDATE: MAY 2020** We are delighted to announce that at Broadland District Council’s first ever Virtual Planning Committee (held due to the recent Covid-19 outbreak) that the site obtained planning consent for 520 new dwellings.  We wish the developer, Lincolnshire based outfit, Larkfleet Homes well and look forward to seeing this development coming forward in the forthcoming years.

PROMOTION: Holt (Planning Promotion for 110 New Dwellings & Primary School) – NORTH NORFOLK DISTRICT COUNCIL

A greenfield site on the edge of Holt in North Norfolk in promotion for up to 110 new homes including land to be used for the construction of a new primary school for Norfolk County Council.

The site has been refused twice by North Norfolk District Council’s Planning Committee despite recommendations from Officers to approve the application on with the iste being a draft allocation in the impending new NNDC Local Plan.  We look forward to the next steps and await the final outcome in due course.

PROMOTION/ALLOCATION: Cromer (Planning Promotion for 90 Dwellings & New Primary School) –  NORTH NORFOLK DISTRICT COUNCIL

A greenfield site extending to approximately 20 acres (8.09 ha) for the development of approx. 90 new dwellings including a “gift” of land of approximately 2 ha to be used for the construction of a new school for Norfolk County Council (as shown on the below plan).

The site has been draft allocated in the New North Norfolk Local Plan due to it’s sustainable location on the immediate western edge of Cromer and we look forward to the next stages of the plan later in late 2020/early 2021.

SALE: Newton St Faith (Allocated Site for 69 New Dwellings) – BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL

A greenfield site extending to approx. 6 acres (2.42 ha) for the development of up to 69 new dwellings.  A Full Planning Application has been submitted to Broadland District Council for determination on this allocated site which will be developed by Lovell Homes (Lovell Parnerships Limited).

“UPDATE: JANUARY 2020” Lovell Homes purchased the site in January 2020, following the grant of Planning Consent and are currently on site developing a highly attractive scheme of residential properties which will be known as “Crown Meadows”.

SALE: Acle (Allocated Site for 30/40 Dwellings) – BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL

A greenfield site extending to approx. 5 acres (2.02 ha) which has planning consent for 30 new dwellings and has been sold to Crocus Homes, a locally based quality housebuilder. Construction is to begin shortly on this small quality development based at Acle, to the east of Norwich.

SALE: Coltishall (Allocated Site for 30 – 50 Dwellings) – BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL

A greenfield site extending to 4 acres which has planning consent for up to 30 new dwellings.  The land has been sold to a small locally based, quality housebuilder, Crocus Homes. We are likely to see construction commence in late 2020.

SELF BUILD: Tharston (Site for 3 Dwellings) Appeal Decision: Allowed – SOUTH NORFOLK COUNCIL

We achieved planning permission for three self build dwellings on this small unused parcel of land located in a sustainable location close to Long Stratton, Norfolk, close to a variety of services. Since achieving the Outline Planning Consent in September 2018, we have sold the land to a small family run development company, Barham Homes Limited, who are already on iste developing some highly attractive individual properties.

SELF BUILD: Chedgrave (Site for 5 Dwellings) – SOUTH NORFOLK COUNCIL

We achieved planning consent for 5 self build dwellings on this parcel of agricultural land in a sustainable location on the edge of Chedgrave located approximately 8 miles to the south of Norwich. The landowner is looking to build a self build dwelling on one of the plots, and is currently selling individual plots to self builders which will enable them to build their own high quality homes in a highly desirable location close to the Broads and which has a wide variety of local services on offer.


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